King Offa Primary Academy Blog & News

School Funding

Follow the link below to read a letter regarding the future of school funding.   School Funding Letter

Headteachers Weekly Update – 3rd March 2017

I hope you have had a chance to look at the photos we have posted on Facebook from today’s World Book Day. Thank you very much to all of you who helped with the children’s costumes. It’s been a really fun day in the school and helps to reinforce the importance of reading to the […]

Headteachers Weekly Update – 24th February 2017

The children have made an enthusiastic start to term 4 and lots of great learning has taken place this week. Storm Doris provided plenty of excitement on what was a very windy playground yesterday. Having the sun out today for the Friday disco felt like summer in comparison! Next week we are really pleased to […]

Headteachers Weekly Update – 13th January 2017

It has been a busy week at King Offa and we have welcomed lots of visitors to the school. On Tuesday Headteachers from our other Aurora Academies visited to find out more about how we are using Accelerated Reader in key stage two to increase the number of children who are reading for pleasure at […]

Headteachers Weekly Update – 16th December 2016

A huge thank you to everyone who came and supported the school at our Christmas Fair this afternoon. Laura and her team did a fabulous job getting things organised and we are very grateful for all the donations we received. We’ll let you know soon how much was raised and how we’ll use the money […]

Headteachers Weekly Update – 2nd December 2016

This morning we welcomed Mrs Bayliss who is a new member of the board of Aurora Academies. She was accompanied on her visit by Mr McCarthy and Mr Greenwood. I took her on a tour of the school and we visited the majority of the classrooms. We were both very impressed with the learning the […]

Headteachers Weekly Update – 11th November 2016

It was a real pleasure to take a group of children to Bedgebury Pinetum for a day out today. The lucky children were chosen at random from all the pupils who completed their Paragon homework last term. One child from each class came and it was great to watch our oldest and youngest pupils getting […]

Headteachers Weekly Update – 4th November 2016

It’s been a bit of a damp end to what’s been a very busy first week back after half term but it hasn’t stopped the children working really hard this afternoon. Pictured this week are children from Green class who were really enjoying their Paragon lesson this afternoon. They are learning about medieval life and […]

Headteachers Weekly Update – 14th October 2016

Last week finished with a visit from our local MP Huw Merriman and this week we have again welcomed many visitors to our Paragon events. Mr Merriman met with children from year six and spoke about the job the MP’s do. They asked lots of interesting questions particularly about the Houses of Parliament which they […]


We have planned the following Inset Days for this academic year: Thursday 17th November 2016 Friday 18th November 2016 Tuesday 3rd January 2017 Friday 24th March 2017 Friday 9th June 2017 Friday 21st July 2017